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As of Aug 29, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 34 polled investment analysts covering Verizon Communications Inc. advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts improved on Sep 18, 2012. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to hold their position in Verizon Communications Inc..
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The 25 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Verizon Communications Inc. have a median target of 51.00, with a high estimate of 60.00 and a low estimate of 40.00. The median estimate represents a 10.70% increase from the last price of 46.07. View Full Financials
In 2014, Verizon Communications Inc reported a dividend of 2.16 USD, which represents a 4.10% increase over last year. The 27 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 2.21 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 2.50%. View Full Financials
|Div growth (TTM)||+4.10 %|
On Jul 21, 2015, Verizon Communications Inc. reported 2nd quarter 2015 earnings of 1.04 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 26 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's 2nd quarter results by 14.29%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Oct 20, 2015. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+5.80 %|
Verizon Communications Inc. reported annual 2014 earnings of 3.35 per share on Jan 22, 2015. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+11.08 %|
Verizon Communications Inc. had 2nd quarter 2015 revenues of 32.22bn. This missed the 32.45bn consensus estimate of the 22 analysts following the company. This was 2.35% above the prior year's 2nd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+0.63 %|
Verizon Communications Inc. had revenues for the full year 2014 of 127.08bn. This was 5.42% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+4.50 %|